Interactive FUrniTURE: Evaluation of Smart Interactive Textile Interfaces for Home Environments

  title={Interactive FUrniTURE: Evaluation of Smart Interactive Textile Interfaces for Home Environments},
  author={Philipp Brauner and Julia Offermann-van Heek and Martina Ziefle and Nur Al-huda Hamdan and Jan O. Borchers},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces},
  • P. Brauner, J. Heek, Jan O. Borchers
  • Published 17 October 2017
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces
Ubiquitous computing strives to reach the calm computing state where sensors and actuators disappear from the foreground of our surroundings into the fabric of everyday objects. Despite the great progress in embedded technology, artificial interfaces, such as remote controls and touch screens, remain the dominant media for interacting with smart everyday objects. Motivated by recent advancements in smart textile technologies, we investigate the usability and acceptance of fabric-based… 

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